Energy Law Library

renewable energy resources

Utility-Scale Wind and Solar Facility Siting: Ohio's New Law -- Hall and Romich, 2021

Decommissioning Large Wind and Solar Utilities: Ohio's New Law -- Romich and Hall, 2021

Land Use Conflicts Between Wind and Solar Renewable Energy and Agricultural Uses, A National Agricultural Law Center Report  - Hall, Morgan and Richardson, 2021

Farmland Owner's Guide to Solar Leasing -- Hall, Bachelor and Romich, 2019

The Farmland Owner's Solar Leasing Checklist -- Hall and Bachelor, 2019


1: Overview and Trends



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2: Solar Leasing



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3: The Electric Grid



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4: Solar Project Oversight


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5: Construction





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Video Series on senate bill 52, RENEWABLE ENERGY SITING LAW - Hall and Romich, 2021



Overview of  Senate Bill 52



Restricted Area Designations and Referendum



Local Involvement in Project Review


Project Decommissioning


Exempted Projects

Oil and Gas energy resources

Facing the Possibility of Leasing for Shale Gas Development on Your Land -- Hall, 2016

Understanding and Negotiating Pipeline Easements -- Hall and Hogan, 2016

Oil and Gas Pipeline Easement Checklist -- Landefeld and Hall, 2016

A Landowner’s Guide to Understanding Recommended Pipeline Standards and Construction Specifications -- Zoller, 2016

Seeding Recommendations Following Pipeline Construction -- Zoller and Landefeld, 2016

Testing Private Water Sources and Resolving Contamination Issues near Shale Oil and Gas Development -- Hall, Mancl and Hogan, 2016